Job Announcements Board

Job Opening: Scheduler

Scheduler: Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici seeks a highly-organized and detailed-oriented scheduler for her Washington, D.C. office.

Job Opening: Communications Director

The office of Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard seeks a Communications Director to manage and coordinate all media and public relations activities in a very busy and dynamic office. The ideal candidate will be able to develop and execute integrated communications plans, collaborate effectively with colleagues and implement all public relations strategies. 

Leg Aide opening

The Office of U.S. Representative Josh Gottheimer is seeking a Legislative Aide. Primary responsibilities include handling legislative issues and managing a high-volume mail program with a quick response time, researching legislative issues, drafting constituent correspondence and managing intern correspondence work. Candidates should have excellent writing skills and an understanding of the legislative process in order to provide thoughtful and substantive responses to constituent correspondence. The ideal candidate will be a highly-motivated, well-organized team player.

Job Opening: Military Legislative Assistant

Congresswoman Gabbard is seeking a dynamic, passionate Military Legislative Assistant or Senior National Security/Foreign Policy Advisor to support her work on the House Armed Services Committee and House Foreign Affairs Committee.  This position’s portfolio will include Veterans Affairs, Homeland Security, and Intelligence.

Job Opening: Scheduler

Moderate Democrat seeks a scheduler for Washington DC office. Responsibility includes maintaining the Member’s daily and long term DC and district schedule, evaluating all incoming invitations and meeting requests, working closely with the Member, Chief of Staff, and District Director to coordinate daily schedule, making all travel arrangements to/from district to DC, managing office finances, organizing the Member’s daily briefing materials, handling the Member’s personal correspondence, and other administrative duties as assigned.

W&M Health LA Position

Senior Legislative Assistant:  Rep. Suzan DelBene (D-WA), seeks experienced candidates for a senior legislative assistant position handling a diverse portfolio of policy issues. Candidates would be responsible for advising the Member on health care, human services and retirement security issues before the Ways and Means Committee. They will manage additional legislative issues, including education, labor, housing, LGBT rights, women’s rights, veterans affairs and transportation for the office.

Job Posting - Communications Director

Midwestern Democratic Member seeks a Communications Director with strong Illinois ties, specifically the Chicago media market.  Potential candidates must have strong communications strategy, messaging, and writing skills.  Hill experience preferred but not required.  Responsibilities include: advising the Member on a press strategy, advocating and promoting the legislative agenda in state and national media, and writing and editing speeches, op-eds, news releases, floor statements, quotes, talking points and social media.

Job Opening: Press Secretary/Communications Director

Southern California Democrat seeks a hardworking Press Secretary/Communications Director for Washington, DC office.  Applicant must have previous experience working with the media (TV, print, radio) and pitching stories, strong writing skills, social media experience and ability to create proactive communications plans.  
 

Staff/Communications Assistant

Congressman Joe Courtney (CT-02) is seeking a Staff/Communications Assistant for his Washington, DC office. Staff assistant responsibilities include coordinating flag requests, constituent tours, answering phone calls, maintaining office supplies, greeting visitors, and other front office duties as assigned. Communications assistant responsibilities include compiling daily press clips, creating graphics, drafting press releases, newsletters, and social media content while working directly alongside the communications director.

HOUSE DEMOCRATIC POLICY & COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE (DPCC) – PRESS SECRETARY

The House Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC) seeks an experienced press secretary to join a dynamic team to execute a proactive, aggressive national messaging strategy for House Democrats. Responsibilities include pitching stories and press events to national media outlets, responding to media inquiries, and crafting press releases, op-eds, speeches, talking points and digital content.  Previous Capitol Hill experience strongly preferred.  

Job Opening: Press Secretary

Press Secretary: Southern California Democrat seeks Press Secretary to help drive a dynamic, collaborative, bi-coastal communications operation. Primary responsibilities include drafting and sending press releases, writing speeches, responding to reporter inquiries, pitching stories to hill, national and San Diego media, and drafting and placing op-eds.

Staff Assistant Opening - Office of Congresswoman Brenda L. Lawrence

The Office of Congresswoman Brenda L. Lawrence seeks a Staff Assistant for her Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include: maintaining the front office, greeting visitors, answering phones, managing tour and flag requests, assisting with constituent requests, and other duties as assigned. Applicants must have superior organizational and communication skills, demonstrate a professional working attitude, and the ability to thrive in a high-pressure environment. Previous Capitol Hill internship experience and Michigan ties are a plus.

Job opening: Constituent Services Representative

Senior Member of Congress seeks Constituent Services Representative for his office in Napa, California.  Responsibilities include: answering casework correspondence and verbal communications with constituents; acting as liaison with federal, district, and local agencies for the Member and constituents; office administrative responsibilities and other duties important to serving the people of the congressional district.

Legislative Assistant Opening

Legislative Assistant - Active, hard-working Senior member of the Appropriations Committee seeks Legislative Assistant to handle a portfolio that includes agriculture, food safety, and nutrition, as well as drug, device, and product safety, among other issues. Preferred applicants will have Hill experience handling these issues, as well as general knowledge of the appropriations process. Strong writing and oral communication skills; ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment; and sense of humor are important.

Communications Director Opening

Florida Democratic Member of Congress seeks an experienced, hardworking team player with outstanding writing and sound political judgment to serve as Communications Director.

OPENING: Legislative Assistant Position

Progressive California Democrat seeks a positive, energetic, resourceful, hard-working Legislative Assistant with experience on Capitol Hill to handle active legislative portfolio, which includes immigration, homeland security, and civil rights. The portfolio will also include Ways and Means Committee issues such as social security and human resources.

Job Opening: Staff Assistant

Rep. Jerrold Nadler seeks highly-organized, detail-oriented Staff Assistant. Responsibilities include supervising interns, greeting visitors, answering phones, managing tour requests, opening the office, and general assistance to the DC office staff. This position is also responsible for backing up the DC Scheduler and assisting staff with correspondence and research. Strong research, organizational, and oral and written communication skills required.  Experience with Fireside 21 a plus.  NY ties preferred.

JOB OPENING: Policy/Communications Assistant

Policy/Communications Assistant: The Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC) seeks a positive, energetic, hard-working, and highly-organized Policy and Communications Assistant to join our caucus staff.

Job Opening: Staff Assistant

Rep. Jerrold Nadler seeks highly-organized, detail-oriented Staff Assistant. Responsibilities include supervising interns, greeting visitors, answering phones, managing tour requests, opening the office, and general assistance to the DC office staff. This position is also responsible for backing up the DC Scheduler and assisting staff with correspondence and research. Strong research, organizational, and oral and written communication skills required.  Experience with Fireside 21 a plus.  NY ties preferred.

Scheduler job

Illinois Congressman seeks a scheduler for DC Office. Duties include reviewing and managing scheduling requests, staffing the member throughout the day, identifying key groups to have the member meet with and speak at their events along with other tasks as assigned.

Access to car preferred but not required.

Please email resume and cover letter to il08careers@gmail.com with the subject line “Scheduler Job.” No calls or walk-ins

Press & Digital Intern

The Office of Congressman John Sarbanes (MD-03) seeks an unpaid press and digital intern to assist a fast-paced communications operation for Fall 2017. Qualified candidates should have an interest in communications, experience in media relations, strong writing and editing skills, and should excel at community management on social media and social content creation.

Specific tasks include:

Communications Director Opening

Connecticut Democratic Member of Congress seeks experienced, hardworking team player with outstanding writing skills and sound political judgment to serve as Communications Director in her Washington DC office.